Man suffers critical injuries after shooting in Forestdale

Man suffers critical injuries after shooting in Forestdale
(Source: WBRC)

FORESTDALE, AL (WBRC) - The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that happened Thursday evening in Forestdale.

Deputies were called to the 1000 block of Inzer Drive around 5 p.m. Thursday.

When they arrived, they found an unidentified 33-year-old man suffering critical injuries. The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Deputies say their investigation, so far, shows the victim was walking his dog when a white Chevrolet Impala pulled up beside him.

We’re told the victim spoke to a passenger in that vehicle before that passenger shot him. That’s when the vehicle fled the scene.

The investigation continues. If you have any details, you’re asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.

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